Sony Xperia L vs LG G3

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Display

Display size

4.3 inches
5.5 inches

Resolution

480 x 854 pixels
1440 x 2560 pixels

Pixel density

228 ppi
538 ppi

Technology

TFT
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body ratio

60.85 %
75.22 %

Features

Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor, Scratch-resistant glass
Oleophobic coating, Scratch-resistant glass, Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera

8 megapixels
13 megapixels

Hardware Features

Autofocus, Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)
Optical image stabilization, Laser autofocus, Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)

Specifications

 
Aperture size: F2.4; Focal length: 29 mm; Sensor size: 1/3.06"; Pixel size: 1.12 μm

Flash

LED
Dual LED

Video recording

1280x720 (HD)
3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)

Features

Video calling
Optical image stabilization

Front

0.3 megapixels VGA
2.1 megapixels

Design

Dimensions

5.07 x 2.56 x 0.38 inches (128.7 x 65 x 9.7 mm)
5.76 x 2.94 x 0.35 inches (146.3 x 74.6 x 8.9 mm)

Weight

4.83 oz (137 g)
the average is 6 oz (173 g)
5.26 oz (149 g)
the average is 6 oz (173 g)

Materials

 
Back: Plastic

Colors

Black, Red, White
Black, Gold, Purple, Pink, White

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8230
Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 8974-AC

Processor

Dual-core, 1000 MHz, Krait
Quad-core, 2500 MHz, Krait 400

GPU

Adreno 305
Adreno 330

RAM

1 GB
3 GB

Internal storage

8 GB
32 GB

Maximum User Storage

5.6 GB
 

Storage expansion

up to 32 GB
up to 128 GB

OS

Android (4.2.2, 4.1.2)
Android (6.0 Marshmallow, 5.1 Lollipop, 5.0 Lollipop, 4.4.2)

Battery

Capacity

1750 mAh
3000 mAh

Talk time

8.50 hours
the average is 23 h (1388 min)
19.00 hours
the average is 23 h (1388 min)

Stand-by time

20.8 days (498 hours)
the average is 21 days (500 h)
22.8 days (548 hours)
the average is 21 days (500 h)

Talk time (3G)

9.10 hours
the average is 23 h (1396 min)
21.00 hours
the average is 23 h (1396 min)

Stand-by time (3G)

18.9 days (454 hours)
the average is 26 days (636 h)
23.0 days (553 hours)
the average is 26 days (636 h)

Stand-by time (4G)

 
25.0 days (600 hours)
the average is 26 days (627 h)

Music playback

43.20 hours
 

Video playback

7.50 hours
 

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

 
Bands 3, 7, 20

UMTS

900, 2100 MHz
850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz

GSM

850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz
850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz

Data

HSDPA+ (4G) 21.1 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS
LTE, HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS

SIM type

 
Micro SIM

Connectivity

Bluetooth

4.0
4.0

Wi-Fi

802.11 a, b, g, n, dual-band
802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band

USB

USB 2.0
USB 2.0

Connector

microUSB
microUSB

Features

Mass storage device, USB charging
Mass storage device, USB OTG, Video out

Location

GPS, A-GPS
GPS, A-GPS, Glonass

Other

NFC, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
NFC, Infrared, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Phone features

Sensors

Accelerometer, Compass
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass

Notifications

Haptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone
Haptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone

Hearing aid compatibility

M3
 

Other features

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording
Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording

Multimedia

Screen mirroring

DLNA, Wireless screen share
DLNA, Wireless screen share, SlimPort

Radio

FM, Stereo, RDS
FM

Speakers

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Headphones connector

3.5mm
3.5mm

Additional microphone(s)

 
for Noise cancellation

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval

 
 

Date approved

May 12, 2013
May 30, 2014

FCC ID value: PY7PM-0290 link
FCC ID value: ZNFD855 link

FCC measured SAR

 
 

Head

0.65 W/kg
0.21 W/kg

Body

0.40 W/kg
0.68 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission

1.59 W/kg
0.99 W/kg

Wireless Router

1.04 W/kg
0.76 W/kg
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